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Janet Yellen's Fed Paperwork Sent To The Senate

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Economist Janet Yellen smiles as US President Barack Obama announces her nomination for as Federal Reserve chairman at the White House in Washington, DC, on October 9, 2013. Yellen, 67, will be the first woman ever to lead the Fed, and is widely expected to sustain Bernanke's focus on supporting the US economy until joblessness can be brought down. AFP Photo/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images) | Getty File

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE, Oct 25 (Reuters) - The White House
said on Friday that Janet Yellen's paperwork for her nomination
as chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve has been submitted to the
Senate, and confirmed she will begin meeting with members of the
Senate Banking Committee next week.

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